Field Service Engineer

Location Leicester
Job Type Permanent
Salary £38000 - 38000 per year overtime
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Job Title – Field Service Engineer

Location – Worldwide (Candidates can be based anywhere in the UK)

Salary – Up to £38,000 + £20 / £30 a night away stay payment + 1.5x overtime over 37 hours (OTE £48k+)

Benefits – Pension (5% employee, 7.5% employer), Life Assurance, Laptop, Mobile, Annual Bonus

The Business

Our client specialises in design, build, installation, commissioning, and service of bespoke materials handling systems for the Manufacturing Sector. Supplying worldwide their customers vary across a wide variety of industries, with some of their largest clients including Rolls Royce, Wier Minerals and PSA.

Founded over 35 years ago, they are part of a multi-billion pound stock market listed engineering business and are a market leader in their sector. The business has continued to expand over the last decade, including the acquisition of two of their competitors to further increase their range of products.

The Role

The Field Service Engineer will be responsible for attending customer’s sites across the world performing routine services, assisting with the commissioning of new equipment, and attending breakdowns. On average the Field Service Engineer will be out of the Country for 50% of the year for anywhere between one and four weeks at a time.

The work will be an equal mix of electrical and mechanical work on fully automated manufacturing lines. The Field Service Engineer will need to be able to fault find with a multimeter against electrical drawings as well as be able to interrogate on PLCs.

Due to the nature of the equipment the business is looking for an experienced Field Service Engineer, who is happy to travel and stay away, from an automated manufacturing background. The role is fully expensed with all food, accommodation and travel costs covered. There is also a nightly away stay bonus of £20 to £30, as well as overtime paid at x1.5 equivalent hourly rate.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application you will need the following:

  • Must have a recognised Electrical or Mechanical Qualification.
  • Must be able to fault find on PLCs.
  • Must be able to read electrical drawings and fault find with a multimeter.
  • Must be willing to travel worldwide and stay away for up to 4 weeks at a time.

ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation

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